Heavy rain is beginning to fall across much of the area, leading to some localized flooding in several counties. Flood Warnings are already out for most of the area through later this afternoon. A Flood Watch continues for everyone through tomorrow night. A Winter Storm Warning goes into effect later today for most of the area. The rain will start to transition to freezing rain/sleet and snow by later this evening, generally between 8 p.m. and midnight. Keep it locked to WYMT for updates.
CUMBERLAND, Ky. (WYMT) - State police say 66-year-old Paul Kemplin was found inside his apartment Tuesday in Cumberland.
His relatives had asked police to check up on him.
Police say Kemplin was found dead inside the bathroom and had likely been there for several days.
At this time, state police say foul play is not suspected pending results of an autopsy.
CUMBERLAND, Ky. (WYMT) - We are following a developing story out of Harlan County.
State police tell Mountain News they have found a body in an apartment in Cumberland.
We are told the call came in about 8:15 Tuesday and is being treated as a death investigation.
No other details are being released right now.
We will have the latest on this story as we get it.